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Slovenian Tongue-Twisters

  • Pešec pešaci čez peskasto peščišče.

    A walking man is walking trough a sandy sandyard.

    If spoken repetedly, the speaker gets lost in the flurry of "s", "sh", "ts" and "ch" sounds.
  • Čmrljščina

    The bumble-bee language.
  • Perica reže raci rep.

    A washing woman is cutting the duck's tail.
  • Če čebula ne bi imela če bi bila bula.

    An onion (čebula) without the 'če' would be a bump (bula).
  • Škof v škaf skoči.

    The bishop jumps into a tub.
  • Iz Jež'ce čez cesto v Stož'ce po rož'ce.

    From Jež'ca across the road to Stož'ce to get some flowers.

    Jež'ca and Stož'ce are suburbs of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia.